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Tue Jan 10, 2017

Sauced: Pork and Peck'r BBQ Sauce

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Pork and Peck'r BBQ Sauce

Sauce Stats

Name
Pork and Peck'r BBQ Sauce
Produced by
Broadway Sauce Company
Cost
Approximately $3.69 in North Carolina local grocery stores
Ingredients
Ketchup, Mustard, Sugar, Worcestershire Sauce; Wine, Peppers, Lemon Juice, Salt, Black Pepper
Color
Rusty Orange
Meatwave Rating
710
out of 10
Pretty Damn Good
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A play between mustard and ketchup gives this sauce its unique stamp that's backed up by the clean barbecue sauce flavors of sugar, vinegar, and Worcestershire.

Tue Dec 27, 2016

Sauced: Saucehound & Giveaway

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Saucehound

Sauce Stats

Name
Saucehound Barbecue Sauce
Produced by
Cost
$6.50 for 12oz at Saucehound BBQ
Ingredients
Vinegar, Brown Sugar, Tomato Paste, Water, Sugar, Worcestershire Sauce, Salt, Onion, Garlic, Spices
Color
Rusty Red
Meatwave Rating
810
out of 10
Approaching Greatness
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A well balance and layered sauce that provides a full flavor without being overpowering makes Saucehound a top choice to complete any task you put it up to.

Tue Dec 13, 2016

Sauced: Scott's Barbecue Sauce

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Scott's Barbecue Sauce

Sauce Stats

Name
Scott's Barbecue Sauce
Cost
$4.50 for 16oz at Scott's Barbecue Sauce
Ingredients
Vinegar, Water, Salt, Peppers, and Spices
Color
Rusty Orange
Meatwave Rating
710
out of 10
Pretty Damn Good
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A true Eastern North Carolina sauce through and through, Scott's features not much more than vinegar and spice, and sometimes that's all you need to dress great barbecue.

Tue Nov 29, 2016

Sauced: Heinz Texas BBQ Sauce

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Heinz Texas BBQ Sauce

Sauce Stats

Name
Heinz Texas Style Bold and Style BBQ Sauce
Produced by
Cost
Approximately $2.19 for 19.5oz at your local grocery
Ingredients
Distilled White Vinegar, Tomato Paste, Water, Cane Sugar, Dark Brown Sugar, Salt, Blackstrap Molasses, Lemon Juice Concentrate, Spices, Corn Starch, Natural Flavors, Onion Powder, Garlic Powder, Paprika, Natural Smoke Flavor, Mustard Seed, Tamarind Concentrate, Xanthan Gum, Anchovies, Onions, Garlic, Turmeric, Natural Extractive of Paprika
Color
Maroon
Meatwave Rating
410
out of 10
Just OK
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This sauce makes good on its bold promise, but that comes at the expense of a balance between some of the other more nuanced flavors that don't get a chance to make their mark.

Tue Nov 15, 2016

Sauced: Joe Joe's Hog Shack Carolina Sauce & Giveaway

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Joe Joe's Hog Shack Carolina Sauce

Sauce Stats

Name
Joe Joe's Hog Shack Carolina Sauce
Produced by
Cost
$6 for 12oz at Joe Joe's Hog Shack
Ingredients
Ketchup, Apple Cider Vinegar, Worcestershire Sauce, Sugar, Prepared Mustard, Hot Sauce, Lemon Juice, Garlic Powder, Spices, Chili Pepper
Color
Bright Orange
Meatwave Rating
510
out of 10
Middle of the Road
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A base of sweet tomato gives this vinegar sauce a balance that lessens the extreme tartness and heat that defines the average Carolina-style sauce.